Category: In Memoriam

Marshall Arisman: A Life Telling Stories With Art

“I have been to a number of Marshall’s fine art painting exhibition’s in the past, and each…

Not Just a Pretty Typeface: Graphis Master Ed Benguiat Recognized for His Wartime Heroism

Last month, one of design’s greats was given a top honor for his achievements reaching far beyond…

Remembering Milton Glaser (1929-2020)

Milton Glaser, a creative giant, sadly left us this past Friday, June 26th at age 91. The…

Graphis Master Dan Reisinger Leaves Behind a Legacy of Posters and Logos. Featured in Issue #362

Dan Reisinger was a designer who created countless medals, stamps, logos, calendars, and posters. Most of his…

Graphis Master: Massimo Vignelli Creates Timeless Designs That Are Truly the Work of a Genius

Massimo Vignelli is perhaps one of the most accomplished designers and visual artists that has ever lived

Rodney Smith (1947–2016)

Graphis would like to pay tribute to the renowned photographer Rodney Smith, who passed away on December…

In Memoriam: Hermann Eggmann

Hermann Eggmann, renowned Graphic Designer and founding member of the Swiss Graphic Designers’ Federation, has died at age 84. …

In Memoriam: Rolf Müller

Rolf Müller, Renowned German Designer, Dies at 74 Rolf Müller, former editor-in-chief of HQ (High Quality) magazine passed away on February…

In Memoriam: Tony Palladino 1930-2014

In Memoriam – Tony Palladino You could say Tony Palladino had high hopes. For a boy who grew…

In Memoriam: Massimo Vignelli

Massimo Vignelli, Icon and Legend in the Design World, Dies at 83 Massimo Vignelli knew he’d never accomplish…

In Memoriam: Roberto Guerra

In Memoriam – Roberto Guerra Roberto Guerra, a beloved New York-based documentary filmmaker, died last month on January 10th…